The Trailblazing Indian Theatrical Masterpiece: MUGHAL-E-AZAM, A Broadway Style Musical begins Canada Tour 2023

About This Project

Presented by Cinema on Stage, the highly anticipated Canada Tour 2023 of the extraordinary Bollywood extravaganza, “Mughal-e-Azam: The Musical, “is now underway. Hailed as the pioneering Indian Broadway-style production, it aims to mesmerize the Canadian audience, by offering them a captivating insight into the world of Indian art and talent.

Directed by Feroz Abbas Khan and produced by Shapoorji Pallonji, Mughal-e-Azam: The Musical is set to grace the stage at Meridian Hall (formerly Sony Centre) in Toronto, Canada. The performances will take place on July 7th and 8th, 2023, at 7:00 pm & July 9th, 2023, at 1:00 pm.

Based on K Asif’s classic film Mughal-e-Azam (1960) and the recipient of seven Broadway World India Awards, this Cinema on Stage presentation showcases India’s rich culture intricately woven into a legendary love story between Mughal Prince Salim and courtesan Anarkali. It explores the inner conflict faced by Mughal Emperor Akbar, torn between his duty towards the future of his empire and his responsibilities as a beloved father.